Founded in 1813, Colby College is the 12th oldest liberal arts college in the nation and is one of America’s most selective colleges. Colby re-imagines the liberal arts experience – providing access to a global experience, research, and internships for all students regardless of their background. Colby’s history is extraordinary, but there has never been a more dynamic and exciting time for the College. Colby is in a period of fast-paced progress — defined by ambitious institutional priorities to reimagine student opportunity and post-graduate success.
Colby is seeking a seasoned fundraising leader as its Managing Director of Foundation Relations. In this inaugural role, the Managing Director will reimagine what is possible for college-industry partnerships with the goal of transforming Colby into a leader of this cross-sector work. This is a tremendous opportunity to be a driving force behind the College’s philanthropic success both now and in the future.
The successful candidate will be strategic, resourceful, collaborative, and intellectually curious. Colby is the ideal organization for professionals seeking to contribute to an ongoing transformation in the impact of the College and to significantly advance their careers. A commitment to diversity and promoting an inclusive and respectful workplace, and a dedication to the mission and values of Colby College are fundamental expectations.